BackpackerU - from Summit Global Education
Education embedded in Travel
Coming Soon: Traveling study programs for independent adventurers. Backpacker University is about gaining the freedom to explore the world on your terms, without big groups, while at the same time maintaining deep social connections with like-minded travelers.
Coming soon: Organize your own Backpacker U program by partnering with Summit Global Education.We are growing & expanding our network and Backpacker U community. Hosting an incredible life-changing event, with students from abroad, visits to amazing companies and a chance to engage the next generation of student leaders
Request information about organizing a Backpacker U program in your local community
I would 100% recommend this program to other Iowa students. I have learned so much, and will carry that with me for the rest of my life
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Previous programs — Global Summits
We have experience hosting student events around the world. Each year, we hold our Global Summit events in different cities and in different regions. In 2015, for example, we held the Global Summit Brazil event in January, and then the Global Summit Barcelona in June, and the Global Summit Prague in July.
- Global Summit Barcelona with extended travel Paris + London + Berlin + Prague + Vienna + Budapest: June – July 2015
- Global Summit Prague with extended travel London + Berlin + Vienna + Budapest: July 2015
- Global Summit Brazil with extended travel Rio + Paraty + Sao Paulo: December 2014 – January 2015
- Global Summit Brazil with extended travel Rio + Paraty + Sao Paulo: December 2013 – January 2014
- Global Summit Europe with extended travel Paris + Amsterdam + Berlin + Barcelona + Madrid + Lisbon: June – July 2013
- Global Summit Barcelona with extended travel Madrid + Lisbon: July 2013
- Global Summit Brazil with extended travel Rio + Paraty + Sao Paulo: July 2013